And they didn’t disappoint, with lots of great recommendations of Capital spots to enjoy the sunshine, including Calton Hill, Arthur’s Seat, Princes Street Gardens, Cramond and of course the ‘Costa Del Porty’ - Portobello Beach. Readers also like to enjoy a pint in the sun with many beer garden suggestions offered.
Lots of our readers recommended Cramond as a good place to enjoy the Edinburgh sunshine, particularly the beach and esplanade. Photo: Jacob Farr
6. Newhaven Harbour
Newhaven Harbour was suggested by John Macpherson, who said: "Having a pint at Newhaven Harbour. Like I am now." Photo: Lisa Ferguson
7. The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Many of you recommended The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh as a great place to enjoy the sunshine. Photo: Ian Georgeson
8. Easter Road Stadium
Lots of Hibs supporters recommended Easter Road Stadium in sunny Leith as the best place in Edinburgh to enjoy the sunshine. Dusty Miller said: "Easter Road Stadium singing Sunshine on Leith." Andy Mearns said it's always sunny there. And Mike Homewood added: "Easter Road Stadium, the sun always shines on Leith." And Colin Jones said: "Easter Road Stadium - the best football ground in Edinburgh to see the mighty cabbage!" Photo: John Devlin